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GCHS Thespians invited to perform at international festival

Garden City High School, home of International Thespian Troupe 2846, has been invited to present their production of Hamlet directed by Barbara Hilt, at the nation’s leading high school theatre festival in Lincoln, Nebraska. Eight schools have been invited based on productions that were adjudicated last fall; three more will […]

GCHS Hall of Fame nominations sought

The Garden City High School Hall of Fame Committee is now accepting nominations for 2019 Hall of Fame inductees.  Nominations must be received by 5 p.m., Friday, March 1 at the Educational Support Center, 1205 Fleming Street, Garden City, Kansas 67846. Nominees must be graduates of Garden City High School. Other […]

Evening history program series resumes at museum

The Finney County Historical Museum’s Evening at the Museum series resumes tonight at 7 p.m. with a program about immigration. Oscar Rivera of Garden City will present, “From Honduras to Kansas”, explaining his story of immigration to the U.S. at the museum, 403 S. Fourth St. The Evening at the […]

City offering tree pick up

The City of Garden City Parks Departments will be providing its annual free Christmas tree pick-up service on Wednesday, Jan. 2, through Friday, Jan. 4. Discarded Christmas trees must be placed next to the curb in front of your residence before your scheduled pickup date. Please do not put trees […]

Annual Red Stocking Breakfast on tap

GARDEN CITY – The Red Stocking Breakfast, Kansas Children’s Service League’s signature fundraising event, is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Sunday, Dec. 9, at the Clarion Inn, 1911 E. Kansas Ave. Red Stocking Breakfast offers a family-friendly holiday atmosphere and benefits two long-standing programs in the community, Early […]

Flat Mountain Brewhouse gearing up for opening day

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communications Flat Mountain Brewhouse is a hive of activity right now as workers strive to get the new restaurant and brewery in downtown Garden City ready for a soft opening in late December. On Wednesday, Finney County Commissioners and the Finney County Economic Development […]

WKCF providing $50,000 in matching funds today

Western Kansas Community Foundation’s Match Day is today, Nov. 27. WKCF has $50,000 in matching funds to give away to participating local nonprofits and the public can help them get it. Donate today from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at WKCF, 402 N. Main, or give online. Match Day is an […]

City approves ‘Sports of the World’ development agreement

By SCOTT AUST, FCEDC Director of Communications GARDEN CITY – Garden City’s “Sports of the World” STAR Bond project took a major step forward on Tuesday, Nov. 20, with the approval of the project’s development agreement, which spells out the responsibilities of the city and the developer, GC Investments Inc., […]